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Territorial Sea (Limits) Order 1989.

Country/Territory
United Kingdom
Document type
Regulation
Date
1989
Source
FAO, FAOLEX
Subject
Sea
Keyword
Maritime zone Territorial sea Sovereignty
Geographical area
Atlantic Ocean Islands, Europe, Europe and Central Asia, North Atlantic, North Sea, North-East Atlantic, Northern Europe
Abstract

This Order provides for the seaward limit of the territorial sea adjacent to the United Kingdom in the Straits of Dover and in the vicinity of the Isle of Man. the limit in the Straits of Dover is constituted of straight lines (being loxodromic lines) joining points indicated in the Schedule and follows the line defined in the Agreement of 2 November 1988 between the Government of the United Kingdom and the Government of the French Republic relating to the Delimitation of the Territorial Sea in the Straits of Dover. The limit near the Isle of Man shall be the median line (defined in article 4).

Full text
English
Website
www.opsi.gov.uk

References - Legislation

Implements

Territorial Sea Act 1987 (Chapter 49).

Legislation | United Kingdom | 1987

Keyword: Maritime zone, Territorial sea, Sovereignty

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Repeals

Territorial Sea (Limits) Order 1987.

Legislation | United Kingdom | 1987

Keyword: Maritime zone, Territorial sea, Sovereignty

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Amended by

Territorial Sea (Limits) (Amendment) Order 2013 (S.I. No. 3164 of 2013).

Legislation | United Kingdom | 2013

Keyword: Maritime zone, Territorial sea, Sovereignty

Source: FAO, FAOLEX